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Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books

Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books were created during the 16th and 17th century and used by a variety of craftpersons, fashion designers, and women. The items in this collection are either items known to be in the public domain, personal non-archival photographs, or modern renditions of these older texts.



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In the collections of Bibliothèque Méjanes, Aix-en-Provence [ Ms. 1389 (1228); http:// bibliotheque-numerique.citedulivre-aix.com/idurl/1/35315 ]. For additional information regarding use, contact this institution. (and while you are there, explore the collections) Manuel hollandais traitant de la préparation des couleurs à l’eau destinées à colorier des gravures et des dessins. Nuancier entièrement aquarellé. [Dutch manual dealing with the preparation of watercolors intended for use...
Topics: Painting, Color, Watercolor
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Bretschneider, Andreas
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Bretschneider, Andreas. (1615). New Modelbüch . Leipzig: Henning Gross the younger. Etched hand-colored title page, 29 etched plates (including 3 counterproofs), 20 pages of designs including 4 duplicates. "Lotz 55 describes the 1619 edition, the only one known to Lotz. Of the 1619 edition he cites the complete copy in the Landesbibliothek, Kassel, an incomplete copy in Berlin, and 4 leaves in MMA. The facsimile published by Wasmuth of Berlin in 1892 is made from the Berlin copy. The...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace, Germany, Pattern Book
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I Frutti : The Fruits. Venetian Embroidery Patterns of 1564 . Edited and reformatted by Helen Hough. James G. Collins & Associates. 2018 Series: Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books. Related to the series:  Charted Embroidery Patterns of the Renaissance. This version of I Frutti is copyright by James G. Collins & Associates. A copy is provided here for individual personal use only. The copies of the original 1564 book are in The Bibliothèque nationale de France and the...
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Topics: Embroidery, Pattern book, Venice, Italy
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Egenolff, Christian
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Egenolff, Christian. (1535). Modelbuch aller art nehens und stickens. Mit etlichen newen künstlichen vormals verhaltenen stucken und staheln als: Venedigsche stern und gewirck. Uff der laden. und nach der zal. Die welisch weißarbeit. Glattstich creutzstich stickwerck . Frankfort am Mayn: Christian Egenolff. Illustrated title page, 26 pages of designs including 4 pages of animals and fish at the end. "According to Lotz loc.cit. this book is made up of three Egenolff books. The title...
Topics: Lace, Embroidery, Pattern books, Germany
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Trevelyon, Thomas; Hough, Helen (editor)
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Embroidery patterns from 1608 Format and essay copyright James G. Collins and Associates, Arlington TX. Derived from Thomas Trevelyon. Miscellany of 1608 . Folger Shakespeare Library MS V.b.232; formerly Folger MS 450517. http://luna.folger.edu/luna/servlet/s/nsixm6 The essay for this volume is provided online via the Internet Archive ( https://archive.org/ ) for individual personal, not for profit use; Creative Commons License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 4.0 International The image...
Topics: Embroidery, Pattern book, England
Pagano, Matheo. (1546). Il spechio di pensieri delle belle et virtudiose donne dove si vede varie sorti de ponti cioe ponti taliati ponti groposi ponti in redeponti in stiora . Venezia: Matteo Pagano. Illustrated title page, text on verso of title page and continues on recto of page 2, illustration of women at work on page 2 (verso), 16 pages of designs, last page (verso) contains publisher's signature. Dimensions: Overall: 8 1/16 x 5 7/8 in. (20.5 x 15 cm) MET Accession Number: 37.54 Available...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
Anonymous. [ca. 1596]. [Manuscript album of designs for lace and embroidery]. [Germany]. Manuscript book of designs for lace and embroidery. 69 pages of various designs hand-drawn ink designs against a printed grid. At back of book there are several designs in color. Dimensions: Overall: 7 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. (20 x 14 cm) FROM: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/368249 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York). Related to the series: 1....
Topics: Germany, Embroidery, Pattern Book
Hoffman, Hans. (1556). New Modelbuch. Allen Nagerin unnd Sydenstickern Sehr nutzlich zu brauchen. Strassburg: Jacob Frohlich. Illustrated title page with Hoffman's monogram, narrative scene on verso of title page, dedication (2 pages), 49 pages of designs, page with publisher’s information, and narrative scene on last page. Dimensions: Overall: 7 5/16 x 5 5/16 in. (18.5 x 13.5 cm) MET Accession Number: 30.59.2 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/351696 Identified as...
Topics: Embroidery, Pattern book
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by Gidde, Walter; Hough, Helen (Editor)
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Copyright James G. Collins and Associates, Arlington TX . Derived from Walter Gidde. A Booke of Sundry Draughtes: Principaly Serving for Glasiers: and Not Impertinent for Plasterers, and Gardiners: Besides Sundry Other Professions. Whereunto is Annexed, The Manner how to Anniel in Glas: and Also the True Forme of the Fornace, and the Secretes Thereof. London: Printed in Shoolane, at the signe of the Faulcon by Walter Dight. 1615. This volume is provided online via the Internet Archive (...
Topics: Geometrical drawing, Decoration and ornament, Windows, Glass, Ornamental, Flooring design, Pattern...
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by Tozzi, Pietro Paolo; Hough, Helen
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Petals of the Ghirlanda: Needlework designs from Tozzi’s Ghirlanda di sei vaghi fiori scielti da piu famosi giardini d'Italia Tozzi, Pietro Paolo; Essays and translations by Helen Hough. Copyright James G. Collins and Associates, Arlington TX . This volume is provided online via the Internet Archive ( https://archive.org/ ) for individual personal, not for profit use; Creative Commons License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 4.0 International Nuova inventione de diverse mostre cosi di...
Topics: Embroidery patterns, Italy, Lace patterns, Needlework
In the collections of the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BNF; www.bnf.fr ). Contact this institution for additional information about use permissions.
Topics: Cologne, Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Pattern book, Weaving
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New Pattern Book [1561] of All Kinds of Bobbin Laces. Hough, Helen. (Editor). Brad Gulliford & Helen Hough, Collaborative translators of original preface. Other parts translated by Helen Hough. Nüw Modelbuch von allerley gattungen Däntelschnür, was created in 1561 by M. R. and published by Christoph Froschauer. It is a landmark in bobbin lace pattern books as it is one of the earliest ones currently known. In addition, most of the earlier needlecraft pattern books focus on embroidery,...
Topics: Bobbin lace, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Germany, Switzerland
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Index to over 250 early pattern books that were published in Europe between 1500 and 1700 and now available online. The main references section is arranged by a code reflecting the primary creator, date, and title. The references include bibliographic and access information for each located title and copy. Additional sections include brief indexes: various creators (authors, designers, engravers, & printers); -  by city of printing; - by decade, then region and city; and - Lotz numbers....
Topics: Pattern books, Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Europe
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Pagano, Matteo; Hough, Helen; Caputo, Alessandra; Sanderson, Hastings
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A collection of reticella lace patterns from the publications of Matteo Pagano (1515-1588): Giardineto novo di punti tagliati et gropposi per exercitio & ornamento delle donne, 1544, 1550 ; Ornamento delle belle & virtuose donne, 1544, 1550, 1554 ; Spechio di pensieri delle belle et virtudiose donne , 1544, 1546. These lace pattern designs are beautiful and useful on their own but are especially important as examples of the bridge between the early pattern books of embroidery and the...
Topics: Lace and lace making, Pattern book, Italy, Venice
In the collections of the Bibliothèque nationale de France. Contact this institution for additional information about use permissions.
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Nuremberg, Pattern book, Weaving
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Pagano, Matheo
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Pagano, Matheo. (1563). Trionfo Di Virtu. Libro Novo . Venezia: Matteo Pagano. "Incomplete copy. Illustrated title page belongs to Trionfo . 29 pages of the designs taken from Zoppino's Esemplario (Lotz 65) and remaining from Tagliente Essemplio (Lotz 64)." (MET) Dimensions: Overall: 9 13/16 x 7 7/8 in. (25 x 20 cm) MET Accession Number: 37.47.1 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/354983 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
Cochin, Nicolas. (1645). Livre nouveau de fleurs tres-util pour l'art d'orfevrerie, et autres . Paris, chez Balthazar Montcornet. Title page and 12 sheets - detailed flowers above; landscape scenes below. Dimensions: Sheets: 3 1/8 × 4 7/16 in. (7.9 × 11.3 cm) Met Accession Number: 53.600.261 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/search-results#!/search?q=53.600.261 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York). Related to the series: 1. Charted...
Topics: France, Flowers, Landscapes
Gulfferich, Hermann. (1553). Modelbuch new aller art nehens und stickens. Jetzundt wider mit viel schoenen moedelen unnd stahlen, allen steinmetzen, schreinern, seidenstickern und nederinnen, sehr nuetzlich und luestig zugericht . Frankfurt am Main: Hermann Gülfferich. Illustrated title page, 76 pages of designs, and printer's mark on last page. Dimensions: Overall: 6 7/8 x 4 15/16 in. (17.5 x 12.5 cm) MET Accession Number: 23.40 Available at:...
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace, Pattern book, Germany
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Pattern book, Siena, Tapestry
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Pellegrino, Francesco di; Migeon, Gaston; Schemit, Jean
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La Fleur de la science de pourtraicture. Patrons de broderie, façon arabicque et ytalique, par Francisque Pellegrin 1530, Réimpression et fac-similé, avec introduction par Gaston Migeon, conservateur des objets d'arts au musée du Louvre . Paris: Jean Schemit, 1908   In the collections of the Bibliothèque de l'Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art (INHA). Identified as Open Licence (https://www.etalab.gouv.fr/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Open_Licence.pdf) Contact INHA about use permissions....
Topics: Ornaments, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, France
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Bindoni, Giovanni Antonio; Hough, Helen
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Coloring Book formatted lace and embroidery patterns from the four titles attributed to Bindoni: Il Monte. Opera Nova di Recami and Il Monte Libro Second, ,/br> Ricchezze. Opera di Recami and Ricchezze Libro Secondo. Includes: a biographical essay of Giovanni Antonio Bindoni and an English translation of Jean Loubier's 1897 "Ein Venetianisches Modelbuch von Jahre 1559" entitled "A Venetian Pattern Book from 1559". Copyright James G. Collins & Associates. This volume...
Topics: Coloring book, Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern book, Venice
Quentel, Peter. 1544. Ein new kunstlich modelbuech dair yn meir dan sechßhundert figuren, monster, ader, stalen, befondenn wie mann na der rechter art perlenstickers lauffer werck spansche stiche mit der naelen vort up der ramen und up der laden boerden wircken sa. Koln: Peter Quentel. Illustrated title page, architectural border on reverse of title page, 99 pages of designs, arms of Cologne on last page by Anton Woensam von Worms. Dimensions: Overall: 7 11/16 x 5 7/8 in. (19.5 x 15 cm) MET...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Germany
In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id446680745
Topics: Embroidery, Frankfurt am Main, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Weaving
Venezia/Berlin: Cesare Vecellio/Ernst Wamuth. Original Title: Corona delle nobili et virtuose donne Vecellio, Cesare. Wasmuth, Ernst (Publisher). (1601/1891). In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id445908092
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
In the collections of the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BNF; https://www.bnf.fr ). Contact this institution for additional information about use permissions.
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Schonsperger, Johann. (1524). Ein new modelbuch auff aussnehen und borten wircken yn der laden und langen gestell gemert und gebessert mitt new andern modeln . Zwickau: Johann Schӧnsperger the Younger. Illustrated title page, page with author's signature and colophon, 29 pages of designs. Dimensions: 7 5/16 x 5 3/8 in. (18.5 x 13.6 cm) MET Accession Number: 29.71 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/354660 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Germany
Parasole, Isabella/ Elisabetta Catanea. (1620). Teatro della nobili et virtuose donne dove si rappresentano varii disegni di lavori novamente inventati, et disegnati da Elisabetta Catanea Parasole Romana. Lucentia de Supperiori Parasole . In Roma: Mauritio Bona. In the collections of the Bibliothèque de l'Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art (INHA). Identified as Open Licence (https://www.etalab.gouv.fr/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Open_Licence.pdf) Contact INHA about use permissions.  ...
Topics: Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Rome, Italy
Ornamente und Stickmuster Musterbüchlein von Peter Quentel, gedruckt zu Cöln, 1527-1529 Leipziger Kunstgewerbe-Museum (Editor). Schloemp, Edwin (Publisher). (1527-1529/188?). Cologne/Leipzig: Edwin Schloemp. In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id447031716
Topics: Cologne, Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Weaving
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Paris, Tapestry
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Pelliciolo, Francesco; Hough, Helen (Editor); Caputo, Alessandra (Translator); Ortiz, Gustavo (Translator)
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Pelliciolo, Francesco; Vavasorre, Giovanni Andrea Editor Editora - Hough, Helen; Translators/Traductoros: Caputo, Alessandra (Italian/Italiano); Ortiz, Gustavo (Spanish/Español) Series: Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books Transcription and translations of Essemplario Novo Di Piu Di Cento Variate Mostre Di Qualunque Forte Bellissime Per Cusire Intitulato Fontana De Gli Essempli James G. Collins & Associates, Arlington, Texas, 2019 Series: Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Vinciolo, Federico de. (1603). Les Secondes Oeuvres, et Subtiles Inventions De Lingerie du Seigneur Federic de Vinciolo Venitien . Paris: David Le Clerc et Jean Le Clerc. Title page with border, advice to reader, empty wreath (for portrait of Catherine de Bourbon), dedication, sonnet in Catherine's honor, sonnet honoring ladies, privilege, 64 pages of designs, 47 pages of grid patterns, 5 pages of discourse about lacing (all text with woodcut initial letters). Dimensions: 9 7/16 x 6 1/2 in. (24...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, France
Imprint : Getruckt zu Basel : In Verlegung Ludwig Kuenigs, 1601 Description: [68?] Bl. : Ill. ; 17 x 20 cm Providing Institution: Universitätsbibliothek Basel DOI: https://doi.org/10.3931/e-rara-84989 “ A compilation of filet patterns from Vinciolo" (Sanderson) Lotz 48 (category)
Topics: Embroidery, Lace, Pattern book, Basel
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Parasole, Isabella/ Elisabetta Catanea
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Parasole, Isabella/ Elisabetta Catanea. (1610). Fiore D'Ogni Virtu Per le Nobili Et Honeste Matrone . Rome: Facchetti, Antonio. Title page with Spanish arms, dedication, 37 pages of designs, Spanish arms on last page. Dimensions: Overall: 7 7/8 x 10 1/4 in. (20 x 26 cm) MET Accession Number: 37.1 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/355096 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York). Related to the series: 1. Charted Embroidery...
Topics: Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
Description: (1), 50 sheets of plates, (1); Illustrations; quer-4 ° Note: The back of the title page is unprinted. The last sheet of position N (N4) is unprinted - title sheet in red and black print. The pages with woodcuts are printed on one side. Location of original: Württembergische Landesbibliothek Stuttgart: R 16 Mod 1 Persistente URL: http://digital.wlb-stuttgart.de/purl/kxp1669217477
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Egenolff, Christian
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In the collections of the Bayerische StaatsBibliothek. Contact this institution for additional information about use permissions http://mdz-nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:bvb:12-bsb11164667-8
Topics: Embroidery, Frankfurt am Main, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Weaving
A loose translations of Tagliente's sewing, embroidery, and painting instructions
Topics: Embroidery, Painting, Pattern book
[Corona delle nobili et virtuose donne] Milano: Ulrico Hoepli. Vecellio, Cesare. Melani, Alfredo. Vecchi, Alesandro de (Printer). Hoepli, Ulrico (Publisher). (1617/1886). In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions > http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id448265370
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Ostaus, Giovanni. (1567). La vera perfettione del disegno di varie sorti di ricami,di cucire ogni sorte di puntifogliami, punti tagliati, puntifili,rimessi, punti incrociati, puntistuora,ogn'altra arrte [!] che dia operadisegni. Fatto nuovamente per Giovanni Ostaus. In Venetia, appresso Giouanni Ostaus. Title page with printer's mark, dedication with woodcut illustration on verso, 2 poems on following page with publisher's remarks on verso, 73 pages of designs, verso of last page with printer's...
Topics: Lace and Lace Making, Pattern books, Italy
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Vavassore, Florio
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Vavassore, Florio. (1532). Esemplario di lavori. Venedig: Giovanni Andrea Vavassore. Illustrated title page (signed at bottom by Florio Vavassore) with text on verso, 47 pages of designs including double-page cut of Orpheus, last page contains text. Dimensions: 8 7/16 x 6 5/16 in. (21.5 x 16 cm) MET Accession Number: 18.74 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/358089 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York). Related to the...
Topics: Embroidery, Pattern books, Italy
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Pellegrino, Francesco di; Bos, Cornelis; Gormont, Hiérosme de; Hough, Helen
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Francesco di Pellegrino. Designed by Cornelis Bos Published by Hiérosme de Gormont, Paris. 1546. Reproductions of plates from Francesco Pellegrino, “La Fleur de la Science de Pourtraicture,” Paris, 1530. Physical item is at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (the MET) in New York City, New York, Accession Number: 26.71.8 Images provided online by the Met as Open Access with a Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license.at https://www.metmuseum.org/ This version has been edited and translated by Helen...
Topics: Embroidery, Painting, Metalworking, Pattern book, France
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Parasole, Isabella/ Elisabetta Catanea
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Teatro delle nobili et virtuose donne dove si rappresentano varii Disegni di Lavori novamente inventati et disegnati da Elisabetta Catanea Parasole Romana [Faks.-Repr. der Ausg.] Roma 1616 Berlin: Wasmuth, 1891 In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id446172766
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Rome, Weaving
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Pagano, Matheo
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Pagano, Matheo. 1554. Ornamento delle belle & virtuose donne . Venice: Matteo Pagano. Title page with illustrated border and advice on verso, 45 pages of patterns, poem on verso of last page. Dimensions: Overall: 7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in. (19 x 15 cm) MET Accession Number: 21.15.2bis Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/search-results#!/search?q=Ornamento%20delle%20belle%20virtuose%20donne Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York). Related to the...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
Description: 1 uncounted sheet, 37 plates; Title woodcut, illustrations; quer-4° Note: Sheet D2 incorrectly labeled D3, sheet E3 incorrectly labeled E2, sheet J3 incorrectly labeled J2 - The back of the title page is unprinted. The panels are printed on one side with woodcuts - presumed printer after Arthur Lotz: Bibliographie der Modelbücher, No. 34. Location of original: Württembergische Landesbibliothek Stuttgart: R 16 Mod 1 Persistent URL:...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace, Pattern book, Needle work, Basel
Siebmacher, Johann. 1604. Newes Modelbuch in Kupffer gemacht, darinen aller hand Arth newer Model von dun, mittel vnd dick aussgeschnidener Arbeit auch andern kunstlichen Neh werck zu gebrauchen. mit vleiss inn Druck verfertigt. Mit Rom: Kaÿ: Maÿ: Freÿheit. Nurnberg: Balthasar Caimox. 2 illustrated title pages, 12 pages of text surrounded by decorative borders, and 56 pages of designs. Pls. 1-37 embroidery; Pls. 38-55, cut-linen and reticella; pls. 56-58 gold-embroidery. 67 leaves, plates...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Germany
Pagano, Matheo. (1554). Giardineto novo di punti tagliati et gropposi per exercitio & ornamento delle donne . Venezia: Matteo Pagano. Title page with printer's mark and advice on verso, 45 pages of cut lace designs, including 1 design that covers 2 pages, poem on verso of last page. Dimensions: Overall: 7-5/8 x 6-3/8 x 1/4 in. (19.4 x 16.2 x 0.6 cm) MET Accession Number: 21.15.1bis Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/338670 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The...
Topics: Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
In the collections of the Bibliothèque nationale de France. Contact this institution for additional information about use permissions.
Topics: Embroidery, Frankfurt am Main, Needlework, Tapestry, Lace and lace making
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Sessa, Giovanni-Battista. (1557). Le pompe opera noua nella quale si ritrouano varie,diuerse sorti di mostre, per poter far cordelle ouer bindelle, d'oro, di seta, di filo, ouero di altra cosa. Doue le bellevirtuose donne potranno fare ogni sorte di lauoro, cioe merli di diuerse sorte, cavezzi, collari, maneghetti,tutte quelle cose che li piaceranno. Opera non men bella, che vtile,necessaria. Et non piu veduta in luce . Si vendeno alia Libraria delta Gatta, [Venice]: Giovanni Battista &...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern book, Italy
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
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Topics: Bologna, Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Pattern book, Weaving
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Bos, Balthasar (Ilustrator)
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Bos, Balthasar (Ilustrator) Honnervogt, Jacques (Engraver) Bang, Hieronymus (Printer) Date: 1590-16?? Original in the collections of INHA, Bibliothèque de l'Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art https://bibliotheque-numerique.inha.fr/idurl/1/19242 Note: Likely Lotz (1963, Bibliographie der Modelbücher), #53 and/or #54 and attributed to Honnervogt (H. Sanderson)
Topic: Ornaments (decorative arts)
Pellegrino, Francesco di. (1546). Livre de Moresques. Tres utile et necessaire à tous orfevres, tailleurs, graveurs, paictres, tapissiers, brodeurs, lingieres, et femmes qui besognent de lesguille . Paris: Chez Hierosme de Gormont. [First published in Paris by Francesco Pellegrino in 1530 as La Fleur de la Science de Pourtraicture.] Title page, 1 page of text; 321 pages of ornamental designs. Dimensions: Overall: 12 x 8 5/16 x 1/4 in. (30.5 x 21.1 x 0.7 cm) MET Accession Number: 26.71.8...
Topics: Pattern books, France
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern book, Venice
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Topics: Embroidery, Needle work, Tapestry, Venice
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Topics: Embroidery, Needlework, Pattern book, Venice
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Belin, Antoine; Troveon, Jean; Mayol, Jean; Hough, Helen
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Personal photographs of the book: Belin, Antoine, Troveon, Jean, & Mayol, Jean. (after 1533). Sensuyuent les patrons de messire Antoine Belin Reclues de Sainct Marcial de Lyon. Item plusieurs aultres beaulx patrons nouveaulx, qui ont este inuentez par frere Jehan Mayol . Lyon: Pierre de Sainte-Lucie. Series: Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books Series: Charted Embroidery Patterns of the Renaissance Associated with the series: Design Elements of Renaissance Embroidery
Topics: Pattern books, France, Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Lyon, France
19th century reprint collection of the four books Format; 1 vol. ([4]-8-[2] p.-[59] pl.) ; 41 cm Series:  Reproductions d'anciennes gravures d'orfèvrerie hollandaise II Contains 4 series of plates from A to D and a bibliographic notice on Balthasar Van Den Bos; Plates B. 2 and B. 11 are missing According to the bibliographic record, Balthasar Geertssen, known as Bos or Sylvius, joined the Antwerp guild of Saint-Luc in 1551; He drew various figures (foliage, interlacing, initials, arabesques)...
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Goldwork, Silverwork, Netherlands
This list can and will change over time. Furst, Rosina Helena. Des Nurnbergischen Model- oder Náhe-Buchs Vierdter Theil: Corinnen unterschiedlich Model von Gestrick- Genah zum Abzehlen auch zum Abriss-Genáh sehr dienlich zu gebrauchen. . Nuremburg. 1676       From the collections of Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library. https://archive.org/details/MAB.31962000798714Images_201305 Furst, Rosina Helena. Model-Buchs Dritter Theil, Von unterschiedlichen Vógeln, Blumen, und...
Topic: Embroidery
Paganino, Alessandro. (1532). Libro quarto. De rechami per elquale se impara in diuersi modi lordineil modo de recamare...Opera noua. [Venice]: Paganino, Paganini, & Paganino, Alessandro. Illustrated title page with text on verso (text continues on recto of page 2), illustration of women at work on page 2 (verso), 16 pages of designs, last page (verso) contains publisher's signature. Dimensions: Overall: 8 3/8 x 5 7/8 x 3/16 in. (21.2 x 14.9 x 0.5 cm) MET Accession Number: 48.40 Available...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
[facsim. t.p. reads: Gantz new modelbuch, kunstlicher und lustiger visirung und muster von allerhand Schoner, artiger Zugen und blumwerck, zu jetzt gebrauchlichen zierlichen italianischen, Frantzosischen, Teutschen und Engelldndischen uberschlagen ... Wilhelm Hoffman [sic] formenschneidern.stamp on facsim. t.p]. Franckfort am Mayn/ Venezia'. K.K. Osterreichisches Museum fur Kunst und Industrie; F. Ongania. Hoffmann, Wilhelm. Kaiserlich-Konigliches Osterreichisches Museum fur Kunst und...
Topics: Embroidery, Frankfurt am Main, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Weaving
In Venetia, Giacomo Franco forma. 1596. In the collection of the Bibliothèque nationale de France and identified as in the public domain Nuova inventione de diverse mostre cosi di punto in acre come de Retticelli hoggi di usate per tutte le parte del Mondo, con Merletti, Mostrotte da Colari, e da Manegheti et Merli per cantoni de fazoletti : in Venelix 1596 ; con Privilegio Giacomo Franco  has a content relationship with Tozzi's  Ghirlanda di sei vaghi fiori scielti da piu famosi giardini...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern books, Venice
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Siebmacher, Johann; Wasmuth, Ernst
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Johann Sibmacher's Neues Stick- und Spitzen-Musterbuch in 60 Blattern. Nach der Ausgabe vom Jahre 1604 . Herausgegeben von Dr. J. D. Georgens. Berlin : Wasmuth, 1881. 60 plates ; oblong and 8vo. From the Collection of the Boston Public Library, Boston, Massachusetts. Charted Embroidery Patterns of the Renaissance - CEPR Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books - EMEL
Topics: Needle work, Lace and lace making, Embroidery, Germany, Pattern books
Vinciolo, Federico de. (1588). Les singvliers et novveavx pourtraicts, du seigneur Federic Vinciolo Venitien, pour toutes sortes d'ouurages de lingerie. Dediela Royne: Derechef et povr la cinquiesme fois augmentez, outre le reseau premierle point couppé lacis de plusieurs beaux differents pourtraits de reseau de point compté, auec le nombre des mailles, choses non encore veuë ny inuentee . Paris: par Jean Le Clerc le jeune, au mont Saint Hilaire, au Chef Sainct Denis, pres le clos...
Topics: Lace and lace making, Embroidery, Pattern books, France
(Raccolta di opere antiche sui disegni dei merletti di Venezia, 12). fac-simile eliotipico della stampa originale del 1600-01 Venetia: Fucchino, Gargano/ Ferdinando Ongania. [1879] Gargano, Fucchino (Printer). Ongania, Ferdinando (Publisher). (1600/1879). In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id446222194
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Sera, Dominque de / Sera, Domenico da [= Dominique da Celle]
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Sera, Domenico da [= Dominique da Celle]. (1532). Libbretto novellamete coposto p. maestro Domenico da Sera detto il Franciosino : dove si appara et insegna a tutte le nobili et leggiadre giovanette di lavorare di ogni sorte di punti : Cusire, reccamare, et ultimatamete far tutte qlle vaghe et belle opere : che si appartegono alle vertuose et lode voli fanciulle: et quai se diletta no di far con le sue mani alcuna gentilezza : et oltre dicio il detto libretto e molto utile a gli tessadri ; che...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, France
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Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needlework, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
by Parasole, Isabella/ Elisabetta Catanea
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Parasole, Isabella/ Elisabetta Catanea. (1625). Gemma pretiosa della virtuose donne. In Roma, Appresso Guglielmo Facciotti. Title page missing, 31 pages of embroidery and lace designs. Dimensions: Overall: 5 5/16 x 7 11/16 in. (13.5 x 19.5 cm) MET Accession Number: 53.566.6 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/355097 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York). Related to the series: 1. Charted Embroidery Patterns of the...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
In the collection of the Bayerische StaatsBibliotheck. Contact this information for additional information about use permissions. Nuova inventione de diverse mostre cosi di punto in acre come de Retticelli hoggi di usate per tutte le parte del Mondo, con Merletti, Mostrotte da Colari, e da Manegheti et Merli per cantoni de fazoletti : in Venelix 1596 ; con Privilegio Giacomo Franco has a content relationship with Tozzi's  Ghirlanda di sei vaghi fiori scielti da piu famosi giardini d'Italia.
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern books, Venice
fac-simile della stampa originale del 1537 Raccolta di opere antiche sui disegni dei merletti di Venezia ; 5 Sui disegni dei merletti di Venezia. Venezia: Ongania. 1877 Zoppino, Nicolo. Ongania, Ferdinando (Publisher). (1537/1877). In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id446001198
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Pattern book, Venice, Weaving
Pagano, Matheo. (1556). La gloria et l'honore de ponti tagliati,ponti in aere. Opera nova,con somma diligenzia posta in luce . Venezia: Matteo Pagano. Illustrated title page with dedication on verso, 29 pages of designs, printer's device on verso of last page. Dimensions: Overall: 8 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (21 x 15.5 cm) MET Accession Number: 29.59.1 Available at: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/354980 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New...
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Pattern books, Italy
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Wien: Gerold. (1597/1877). Siebmacher, Johann [Hans]. Kaiserlich-Konigliches Osterreichisches Museum fur Kunst und Industrie. Gerold, Carl (Publisher). In the collections of Westsachsische Hochschule Zwickau Contact this institution for additional information on use permissions http://digital.slub-dresden.de/id448177579
Topics: Embroidery, Lace and lace making, Needle work, Nuremberg, Pattern book, Weaving